Phone: (949) 476-0294


The Irvine Museum Operating Hours

The Irvine Museum is open
Tuesday through Saturday
11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The museum is closed Sunday, Monday,
and major holidays. Please call ahead.

The museum staff can be reached
Tuesday through Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
at (949) 476-0294.


The Irvine Museum offers a variety of tours of its exhibitions. A regularly scheduled weekly docent tour is offered every Thursday at 11:15 a.m. Visitors are welcome on this tour without an appointment. In addition, special docent tours are available to groups of ten or more on an appointment basis. Please contact Dora James, Curator of Education, to schedule your group for a tour of our current exhibition.

Dora James
Curator of Education
(949) 476-0294

Become A Patron Today

Your participation and support of The Irvine Museum Patron program can make a significant difference in many people's lives. Click here to learn more.

  • Help educate children about the importance of art
  • Preserve the aesthetic beauty of California's cultural heritage
  • Help fund The Irvine Museum's outreach programs
    18881 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 100
    Irvine, CA 92612
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    Offices/Bookstore: (949) 476-0294
    Directions: (949) 476-2565


    Museum Open

    Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Museum Closed
    The museum is closed Sunday, Monday, and may be closed for major holidays. Please call ahead.

    Admission is complimentary for all visitors. Donations are gratefully accepted.


    The Irvine Museum validates parking for its visitors.



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